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Online Piano Teacher Courses

Online Piano Teacher Courses

Great teachers are always learning.

Our online Piano Teacher Courses give you the opportunity to focus on your teaching practice and gain valuable knowledge from master teachers, to help you take your teaching to the next level. For less than $50 a week, learn from the comfort of home or anywhere with internet access - any time of the day or night.

2019 – 2020 Sessions

Session Dates Enrollment Deadline
Winter 2020 February 5 – April 15, 2020 January 26, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST
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Summer 2020 June 10 – August 19, 2020 May 28, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST
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Course Prerequisites and Requirements Course Materials

Teaching Elementary Piano

Must be at least 16 yeas of age to apply.
Teaching Intermediate Piano

 At least one of the following:

  • Completion of the Teaching Elementary Piano Course and a mark of 70+
  • RCM Certified Teacher with Elementary Piano Specialist designation
  • Elementary Piano Pedagogy Certificate
  • Elementary Pedagogy Written Exam, mark of 70+
Must be at least 16 years of age to apply.
Teaching Advanced Piano

At least one of the following:

  • Completion of the Teaching Intermediate Piano Course and a mark of 70+
  • RCM Certified Teacher with Intermediate Piano Specialist designation
  • Intermediate Piano Pedagogy Certificate
  • Intermediate Pedagogy Written Exam, mark of 70+
Must be at least 18 years of age to apply. 
 

​If you believe you have experience or qualifications outside of the required prerequisites that have prepared you to successfully complete a course, please fill out this form. Please note that these courses are high level, and we strongly recommend having the required prerequisites prior to enrolling in the course.

Please note that online Piano Teacher Courses are taught in English, and we recommend having a sufficient level of English fluency in order to truly benefit from the course materials and to engage in group discussions.


Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive:

  • A certificate to display in your studio, as well as a portfolio of course assignment work that will contribute towards motivated students, satisfied parents, and increase your own confidence and pride as a teacher – both now and in the future!
  • 6 months' access to exclusive professional development resources on your RCM Teacher Portal

Course graduates who have submitted at least two successful piano exam candidates at the required levels within two years of course completion and who have achieved the RCM Level or equivalent that corresponds with that designation are eligible to become an RCM Certified Teacher.
 

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